Comics based on his Clerks
(1994) -- "Clerks (The Comic Book)" and "Jay & Silent Bob" were released.
2 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
17 Interviews |
10 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Silent Bob | Kevin | Kev | Kevin P. Smith
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I was a fan of the Daredevil and Green Arrow characters, so it seemed logical to write them. Now I'm kind of interested in taking obscure characters and seeing if we can turn them into top ten books. I mean, DD and GA had somewhat built-in audiences, so there was a basis to work from. But could we take a Doctor Strange book and put that in the top ten? That'd be a fun challenge.
As a teenager his girlfriend's mother wrote "Kevin Smith will never be a famous writer." on a sheet of paper and told him that if he ever proved it wrong that she would eat the paper. He still has the sheet of paper, and considers the mother a close friend. However he does not speak with the former girlfriend anymore.
Frequently refers to characters from his View Askewniverse movies. For example, in Chasing Amy
(1997), Alyssa (Joey Lauren Adams
) tells Holden (Ben Affleck
) that she slept with Shannon Hamilton. Shannon Hamilton was the character Ben Affleck
played in Mallrats
(1995). Smith also frequently references Julie Dwyer dying in the YMCA pool from Clerks